Bissell Crown Jewel No. 3 Carpet Sweeper, 1889-1900

Artifact

Carpet sweeper

Date Made

1889-1900

Creators

Bissell Carpet Sweeper Company 

Bissell, Melville R., 1843-1889 

Place of Creation

United States, Michigan, Grand Rapids 

Creator Notes

Patented by Melville R. Bissell and manufactured by Bissell Carpet Sweeper Company.

Henry Ford Museum
 On Exhibit

at Henry Ford Museum in Made in America

Object ID

34.473.4

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of Melville R. Bissell.

Material

Wood (Plant material)
Iron (Metal)
Tin (Metal)
Rubber (Material)

Color

Gold (Color)

Dimensions

Height: 3.75 in

Width: 14.5 in

Length: 8.5 in

Inscriptions

on side: IMPROVED CROWN JEWEL NO.3

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